Faint praise : the plight of book reviewing in America / Gail Pool
- Pool, Gail, 1946-
- Columbia : University of Missouri Press, 
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- Physical Description:
- vii, 170 pages ; 23 cm
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- "Pool's behind-the-scenes look at the institution of book reviewing analyzes how it works and why it often fails, describes how editors choose books for review and assign them to reviewers, examines the additional roles played by publishers, authors, and readers and contrasts traditional reviewing with newer, alternative book coverage"--Provided by publisher.
- 9780826217271 (hc : alk. paper)
0826217273 (hc : alk. paper)
9780826217288 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0826217281 (pbk. : alk. paper)
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references (pages 149-162) and index.
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